ENB - REGION 7 NOTICES

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Chenango County - The Village of Sherburne, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Water System Improvements will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The Village of Sherburne (the Village) owns and operates a public water supply system that services the Village and portions of the Town of Sherburne. The system was constructed in the 1930s and currently serves a population of approximately 1,500. The sole water source for the Village supply is a well field located in an unconsolidated aquifer at the north end of the Village near New York State (NYS) Route 12B.

The Village proposes to make improvements to the water system in order to increase the capacity and reliability, improve source water quality, reduce vulnerability to malevolent acts, and reduce limitations within the distribution system. Proposed project improvements consist of:

Development of two new wells at the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) operated Rogers Environmental Center (REC).

Improvements at the Village’s existing NYS Route 12B well site.

Installation of approximately 6,000 linear feet (lf) of new 12-inch water transmission main from the proposed REC well site to an interconnect with the existing Village distribution system. A new 12–inch water transmission main from the proposed new REC well site to the Village’s distribution system.

Construction of two new 300,000-gallon precast, prestressed concrete water storage tanks.

Water distribution system improvements including:
Replacement of approximately 3,400-lf of 4-inch main with 8-inch main.
Installation of approximately 1,400-lf of new 8-inch main.
Hydrant and control valve replacement.

Decommissioning, removal, and disposal of obsolete water transmission main located in the Rexford Falls Ravine and demolition and removal of filter plant equipment and portions of the existing water treatment plant building on Rexford Falls Road.

Architectural upgrades to convert the existing water treatment plant building for use as maintenance storage.

Improvements to the Village’s Upper and Lower Reservoir dams and spillway north of Rexford Falls Road consisting of:
Removal of trees and debris from dam and spillways.
Removal of the concrete spillway slab and sidewalls.
Reconstruction of the top of the upper dam and construction of a cut-off wall.
Potential additional slope stabilization activity.

Installation of a radio-based supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system.

The project is located in multiple locations within the Village and Town of Sherburne.

Contact: William Acee, 15 West State Street, P.O. Box 704, Sherburne, NY 13460, phone: (607) 674-2300, fax: (607) 674-4149.


Tompkins County - The Town of Ithaca Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Boodley 2-Lot Subdivision will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves Preliminary & Final Subdivision Approval from the Town of Ithaca Planning Board for the proposed Boodley 2-Lot Subdivision located at 199 Iradell Road, Town of Ithaca Tax Parcel No. 24.-1-1.2, Agricultural District. The proposal includes subdividing the 8.08+/- acre parcel into two lots, one 3+/- acre parcel containing an existing residence, and one 5.08+/- acre vacant parcel. A NYS DEC designated freshwater wetland is located on the parcel. The project is located at 199 Iradell Road, Town of Ithaca.

Contact: Christine Balestra, 215 North Tioga Street, Ithaca, NY 14850, phone: (607) 273-1747, fax: (607) 273-1704, Email: cbalestra@town.ithaca.ny.us.


Tompkins County - The Town of Ithaca Zoning Board of Appeals, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Stroock Rear Deck will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves approval from the Zoning Board of Appeals under Article XII, Section 54 of the Town of Ithaca Zoning Ordinance, in order to add additional building space (216 +/- square foot rear deck) on a non-conforming building / lot, located at 115 McIntyre Place, Town of Ithaca Tax Parcel No. 66-6-4, Residence District R-15. Said building and lot are non-conforming as the building crosses a property line, with said parcel being 55 feet wide (100 foot width required) and is 11,000 +/- square feet (15,000 square feet required). The project is located at 115 McIntyre Place, in the Town of Ithaca.

Contact: Michael Smith, Environmental Planner, 215 North Tioga Street, Ithaca, NY 14850, phone: (607) 273-1747, fax: (607) 273-1704, Email: msmith@town.ithaca.ny.us.


Tioga County - The Planning Board of the Town of Wego, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Helicopter Integration Facility will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves construction of a new helicopter integration facility at the LMSI Owego Site. The building will be approximately 176,000 square feet in area. The project is located at 1801 State Route 17C, Town of Owego, NY.

Contact: Dean A. Morgan, Planning and Zoning, 2354 State route 434, Apalachin, NY 13732, phone: (607) 687-5142.


Tioga County - The Planning Board of the Town of Wego, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed construction of a private use heliport will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves granting of a special use permit to allow construction of a private use heliport. The project is located at 1801 State Route 17C, Town of Owego, NY.

Contact: Dean A. Morgan, Planning and Zoning, 2354 State route 434, Apalachin, NY 13732, phone: (607) 687-5142.


Tioga County - The Planning Board of the Town of Wego, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed special use permit will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves granting a special use permit to allow installation of bulk fuel storage tanks. The project is located at 1801 State Route 17C, Town of Owego, NY.

Contact: Dean A. Morgan, Planning and Zoning, 2354 State Route 434, Apalachin, NY 13732, phone: (607) 687-5142.